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May 28, 2016

The TouchArcade Show – 259 – Bing.io, the Hottest Bingo Sensation

The vast majority of this particular podcast is devoted to discussing a whole boat load of new games that came out this week, those include, in order, the following: Warp Shift [$2.99], Voez [Free], Tap Cats [Free], Leap Day [Free] (again!), Bingo Pop [Free], Hatoful Boyfriend [$4.99], and Goat Simulator: Waste of Space [$4.99]. Mike […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Friday and we’re close to the end of the week of TouchArcade blasting stories out (unless anything cool happens over the weekend we need to cover), but the fact still remains: To survive, we very much need your support. The business of running a web site is tricky, and as we pointed […]

May 27, 2016

RPG Reload File 081 – ‘Dragon Quest’

Hello, gentle readers, and welcome to the RPG Reload, the weekly feature where we only use pseudo-Elizabethan English accents when no one is looking. Each week, we take a look at an RPG from the App Store’s past to see how it’s doing in the here and now. It’s a chance to give old classics […]

May 26, 2016

Soccer Meets Gamebook with ‘New Star Soccer G-Story’, Out Now on the App Store

The cult classic New Star Soccer [Free] has amassed many fans since its initial launch in 2012 – and even won a BAFTA to show for it – although the lack of any substantial updates for over a year has led to many wondering what the future held for this excellent arcade soccer simulator. These […]

May 25, 2016

‘Lifeline: Whiteout’ Review – Like Taking A February Walk In Winnipeg

When the Apple Watch released, a number of developers attempted to take advantage of the buzz by either updating old games with new features, or by releasing new games specifically designed with the Apple Watch in mind. One of the more success of the latter group was Lifeline [$0.99], an interactive fiction game that had […]

New iPhone Games on Our Forums: ‘Hatoful Boyfriend’, ‘Lifeline: Whiteout’, ‘Warp Shift’ and More

Since it’s Towel Day, let me provide an important reminder that a towel is the most useful thing you can have in the universe. In fact, if I’m ever on the Discovery Channel show Naked and Afraid, my single survival item I’ll bring with me will bring a towel, without question. Anyway, aside from the […]

May 24, 2016

Fortress-Building Turn-Based Strategy Battler ‘All Glory to the Pixel King! 2nd Edition’ Arrives this Thursday

A few years back, a super quirky game called All Glory to the Pixel King! [Free] was released in the App Store from developer Steve O’Gorman. It was a super lo-fi and blocky game where you’d build a 2D fortress to surround and protect your king by filling it with all manner of soldiers and […]

May 23, 2016

App Store Classic ‘The Incident’ Comes to Apple TV with Amazing "Coincidents" Multiplayer Mode

I have to admit that ever since the latest generation Apple TV launched last fall with a true App Store and a bazillion games, I haven’t really played many games on it since that initial week or so of checking things out. It’s not that I don’t enjoy playing games on the big TV in […]

May 21, 2016

‘Five Nights at Freddy’s’-Related ‘Sister Location’ Gets its First Trailer, and it’s Pretty Creepy

By now we know that Sister Location is the name of the next Scott Cawthon game, but not much else has been revealed. Today we got the first trailer for the game, and while it hasn’t really revealed much about the gameplay and the story – although I’m sure many are picking it apart as we speak […]

The TouchArcade Show – 258 – Mike is Alive

This week’s podcast is home to two minor miracles: Jared didn’t need to take Friday off so we recorded at a normal time, and Mike Meade was awake during the day so he was able to join us. Strap in for a ton of game related talk, as we kick things off with briefly touching […]